While staying in the area, why not spend a day exploring nearby areas, like Acropolis, Plaka and Monastiraki.
Acropolis, one of the most popular attractions in the entire country is located 3 miles (5 kilometers) to the southeast.
There are many unique museums, exhibits and venues in and around Aigaleo. Browse the museums and collections in Benaki Museum, the New Acropolis Museum and the National Archaeological Museum of Athens. There are plenty of excellent galleries to enjoy nearby including the Goulandris Museum of Cycladic Art and the Greek Folk Art Museum. To experience Athens’s vibrant arts scene, book a show at one of the gorgeous performance venues such as the National Theatre of Greece and the Odeon of Herod Atticus.
To surround yourself with nature, go and check out the nearby parks and reserves. These are good spots to breathe deeply and relax. Find a little peace in the Athens National Garden and the Pedion Areos Park, one of the places where locals come to escape the crowds.
While you are here, stop at the nearby local attractions such as Syntagma Square, Pnyx and the Stoa of Attalos. These are popular with locals and tourists alike. To learn about the role of faith in Athens, spend a little time at the area’s most important religious sites, such as the Temple of Olympian Zeus. Learn more about Athens’s past by visiting historic sites, such as the Old Acropolis Museum.
Add to your wardrobe, stock up on groceries or just window shop at nearby fashion hotspots like the Monastiraki Flea Market, the Athens Central Market and the Athens Heart Mall.
Finding somewhere suitable to unpack your bags around Aigaleo is simple. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks check out the Royal Olympic Hotel, the Athens Gate Hotel, and the Electra Palace Hotel Athens.